- TripBuzz found 95 things to do with kids in or near Long Island, New York, including 95 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Deer Park, Port Jefferson, East Meadow and Hicksville.
- From Caleb Smith State Park to AMF Smithtown Lanes, the Long Island area offers 112 different types of family activities, including: Parks, Theaters, Movie Theaters and History Museums.
- Located on the Atlantic Ocean, Long Island is a waterfront community and part of Greater Metropolitan New York. The island is home to both JFK and LaGuardia Airports. And allthough diverse, the city is home to a large population of Jews. Stony Brook, Brooklyn and Queens Colleges are all located in this city along with an array of cultural sites, public parks and even professional sports teams.
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The Peninsula at Bayonne Harbor, Bayonne, NJ MoreLess Info
To the Struggle Against World Terrorism is a monument that is designed as a giant teardrop. It is in a public park with the names of those who lost their lives in the 9/11 attacks inscribed on a plaque.
A multi-purpose recreation center, Bartlem Park offers an array of activities for the entire family. On hot days, the community can enjoy swimming in the park's public pool. Other amenities include playground equipment, sports fields and a community garden.
The Daniel P. Wren Park contains an open space that can be used for soccer and other team sports. The location also contains a playground, a shuffleboard court, a basketball hoop, and is named after an activist and political figure.
Listed on the National Register of Historic Places and built in 1672, the Nehemiah Royce House is an example of American colonial saltbox architecture. George Washington visited the house twice and slept there in 1775.
Laurel Hill Park contains two softball fields and a baseball / soccer turf field for those who wish to play in a team sporting event. The park's picnic tables and gazebo also make it a suitable place for a family or group outing.
With the help of 32 life-sized animatronic dinosaurs, Field Station: Dinosaurs brings these ancient animals to life. In addition to the animatronic creatures, visitors are able to view a 3-D show, meet a 15-foot puppet of a T-Rex, and interact with the roaming dinosaur wranglers in the park.
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1151 E Center Street, Wallingford, CT 6492 MoreLess Info
Honoring those who served in war, the Wallingford Vietnam Veterans Monument stands about 11 feet tall. Located in a park like setting, it borders a soccer field where many youth clubs play and compete.